Artwork Title: Altarpiece, No. 1, Group X, Altarpiece Series - Artist Name: Hilma Af Klint

Altarpiece, No. 1, Group X, Altarpiece Series

Hilma Af Klint

94 x 71 inch
The [3] Altarpieces can be seen as a summing-up of the artistic and spiritual development that Klint had undergone in the course of the suite. She had developed a distinctive style of abstract and symbolic painting as an inextricable element in her... The Altarpieces are about the links between the physical and the spiritual world. The pyramid shape symbolizes a stepwise development upward towards the highest spiritual insight in the perfect golden circle.
female artistswedishoil and metal leaf on canvas

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